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Before the Mirror

Artist:
Pierre-Paul-Léon Glaize (French, Paris 1842–1932 Paris)
Date:
1873
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
39 3/4 x 29 7/8 in. (101 x 75.9 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Collection, Bequest of Catharine Lorillard Wolfe, 1887
Accession Number:
87.15.74
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (upper right): 1873 P.P.LÉON GLAIZE
[Goupil, Paris, until 1873; stock no. 8095, as "La robe neuve"; sold on September 23 for Fr 5400 to Wolfe]; Catharine Lorillard Wolfe, New York (1873–d. 1887)
Catalogue of the Paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1905, pp. 59–60, no. 412.



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